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Riverside Cafe

3341 Bridge Plaza Dr, Vero Beach, FL 32963-1502
+1 772-234-5550
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“tuna nachos” (48 reviews)
“onion straws” (25 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3341 Bridge Plaza Dr, Vero Beach, FL 32963-1502
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Reviewed yesterday

We have wanted to have lunch at the Riverside Cafe for quite some time, and now that the docks are in really good condition, we arrived by boat and easily tied down to their floating dock. Notes if arriving by boat: 1) go to the...More

1  Thank TravelingB0B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love the river views. Food was great, chicken wings are some of the best we have had. Fish and chips is a huge portion. Rueben was good and so was the shrimp taco. Save room for key lime pie and chocolate cake!! Staff is super...More

Thank stacygouldin
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having lived on the Chesapeake Bay for many years, we have been homesick for a place that's casual with beautiful sunsets...think we found that place! We stopped in for a cocktail and ended up with dinner...our server was Dana...what a delight!! She was really busy...More

Thank formulagirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a resident of Vero Beach The Riverside Cafe has become one of our local favorites thanks to the warm friendly casual atmosphere, friendly and knowledgeable servers, consistently very good food plus of course the amazing views of the Indian River. Often my wife and...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends and myself stopped here after a really good boat ride , the air was close. I was in the Air Quality business for 40 years, and they need an upgrade. The food was passable, nothing special, they were out of the wine we ordered....More

Thank Saw555
Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolutely spectacular setting on the Indian River, the best service in Vero Beach, and the freshest seafood prepared perfectly no matter what you order, at a reasonable price. It doesn't get any better than that. What a treat. Tuna nachos are hard to resist,...More

Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to lunch with some friends to this popular restaurant which offers a very nice view of the water and of the Pelicans that come to rest on the docks nearby. Our waitress was prompt and took our orders. My husband and I both ordered...More

2  Thank Judy N
Ellen L, Owner at Riverside Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry about your experience at Riverside we will pass this on to the chef.. Everyine loves our chicken sandwiches and burgers so im not sure what happened.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for dinner around 7:00 and were seated quickly. I ordered the blackened mahi sandwich and it was great! One of the best fish sandwiches I have had on the island. Dana was our server and she was attentive and friendly. I will definitely...More

Thank wdwcoltsfan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 5:30pm and sat outside over the water. The sun set as we were having dinner. Our meals were tasty. Lots of seafood choices. I had the yellow fin tuna. The portions were generous. Our server was very busy but gave us good...More

Thank Terry T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always return to Riverside Cafe multiple times during our winter seasonal visit. Located right on the inland waterway, the ambiance is comfortable. The bar is fully stocked. The food is delicious. Inside and outside seating, Our waitress Dana was attentive, informative and fast.

Thank Hope J
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Questions & Answers
Doris S
4 March 2018|
Response from Ellen L | Property representative |
No we dont take reservations
8 January 2018|
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Response from Ellen L | Property representative |
Hi Our dock was damaged in hurricane and getting fixed in February if there are open slips on the Rental slips on the next dock you can of course park and eat at Riverside.. And we are not dog friendly.. only service dogs... More
Brian B
27 October 2016|
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Response from Suzanne K | Reviewed this property |
I know, smoking disrupts many a good person's meal. Here on the deck, there's usually a nice wind, plus the tables are well-spaced. Riverside is the kind of place that would find you a table where smokers wouldn't be a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3341 Bridge Plaza Dr, Vero Beach, FL 32963-1502
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Vero Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 772-234-5550
Great food with a great view, happy hour . Great local spot and if you are on vacation you will feel right at home!
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